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  • Python is 57x slower than C++ (and 45x worse for the earth)

    Python is 57x slower than C++ (and 45x worse for the earth)

    Banking institutions and other financial establishments like to make a big offer about their environmental endeavours by means of their ESG groups, but that does not suggest they are climatically benign. Their engineering teams are creating large emissions merely by way of the code they generate.  A 2017 paper released alongside the ACM SIGPLAN Engineering…